Cabeólica won the 2013 Ashden Award, one of the most prestigious distinctions which promotes green energy, in the Small Island Developing States category.
Environment and Social Responsibility
fewer tons of greenhouse gases emitted per year
of the electricity consumed in the country
students in the EOLO Project
clean energy produced
What others say about Cabeólica
“I congratulate Cabeólica for demonstrating what small islands can achieve to increase their resilience and protect their natural resources. I hope that others can learn from their innovation and resolve to fashion business strategies and solutions for the unique challenges of island states.”
S. Vijay Iyer
Head of the World Bank Sustainable Energy Department
“Cabeolica is the first major wind power project developed in the ECOWAS region, hence the importance as a case study for the region.”
Renewable Energy Expert, ECOWAS Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency.